skip to content
From dust Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

From dust

Author: Dhruv Dhawan; Film Real (Firm),
Publisher: New York, NY : The Cinema Guild, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
What happens in the aftermath of a natural disaster? How are billions of dollars in aid spent by local governments? How does the desire for economic development influence the rebuilding process? Filmed in Sri Lanka, From Dust examines one government's controversial response to the tsunami that devastated Southeast Asia in December 2004.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Additional Physical Format: DVD version:
(OCoLC)80552999
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dhruv Dhawan; Film Real (Firm),
OCLC Number: 1101010118
Language Note: In English and Sinhala, with English subtitles.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed April 25, 2019).
Awards: Nominated 2006 Tribeca Film Festival Jury Award, Best Documentary Feature
Description: 1 online resource (56 min.)
Responsibility: a film by Dhruv Dhawan ; a Film Real production.

Abstract:

What happens in the aftermath of a natural disaster? How are billions of dollars in aid spent by local governments? How does the desire for economic development influence the rebuilding process? Filmed in Sri Lanka, From Dust examines one government's controversial response to the tsunami that devastated Southeast Asia in December 2004.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1101010118> # From dust
    a schema:VideoObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
    library:oclcnum "1101010118" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: cig" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/tsunamis_economic_aspects_sri_lanka> ; # Tsunamis--Economic aspects--Sri Lanka
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/tsunami_relief> ; # Tsunami relief
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Place/indian_ocean> ; # Indian Ocean.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Meeting/indian_ocean_tsunami_2004> ; # Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Event/2004> ; # 2004
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/tsunami_relief_sri_lanka> ; # Tsunami relief--Sri Lanka
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Place/sri_lanka> ; # Sri Lanka.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/indian_ocean_tsunami_2004> ; # Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
    schema:awards "Nominated 2006 Tribeca Film Festival Jury Award, Best Documentary Feature" ;
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "What happens in the aftermath of a natural disaster? How are billions of dollars in aid spent by local governments? How does the desire for economic development influence the rebuilding process? Filmed in Sri Lanka, From Dust examines one government's controversial response to the tsunami that devastated Southeast Asia in December 2004."@en ;
    schema:director <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Person/dhawan_dhruv> ; # Dhruv Dhawan
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1883135217> ;
    schema:genre "Documentary television programs"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/80552999> ;
    schema:name "From dust"@en ;
    schema:producer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Person/dhawan_dhruv> ; # Dhruv Dhawan
    schema:productID "1101010118" ;
    schema:productionCompany <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Organization/film_real_firm> ; # Film Real (Firm),
    schema:url <http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?MARC;4072464> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1101010118> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Meeting/indian_ocean_tsunami_2004> # Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Person/dhawan_dhruv> # Dhruv Dhawan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dhawan" ;
    schema:givenName "Dhruv" ;
    schema:name "Dhruv Dhawan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/indian_ocean_tsunami_2004> # Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/tsunami_relief_sri_lanka> # Tsunami relief--Sri Lanka
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Tsunami relief--Sri Lanka"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1883135217#Topic/tsunamis_economic_aspects_sri_lanka> # Tsunamis--Economic aspects--Sri Lanka
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Tsunamis--Economic aspects--Sri Lanka"@en ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.